Tag: Project Management

Career Opportunities for PMP® Certified Professionals

Introduction A recent PwC survey states that certified PMP project managers handle more than three fourth of the high performing projects. Also, companies with more than one-third PMP certified managers have much better project success than companies which do not. What’s more? PMP is the fifth highest-paying certification in the year 2016. Sounds important enough? If it does, the following...

Benefits of Having a PMI Membership

Introduction A PMI membership signals that you are serious about your project management career. PMI’s goal is to advance the practice, science and profession of project management in a proactive manner. So that organizations everywhere will embrace, value and utilize project management and then attribute their successes.PMI membership shows your dedication to your project management career and your professional development....

PROJECT MANAGEMENT WITH SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS

Introduction Project management software helps project managers and teams complete user requirements and manage budget, time, and scope constraints. However, with so many present options, choosing the right tool can be confusing, and people may not know just where to begin. Many small and medium-sized businesses over different industries are now using online project management software. This type of software uses...

Scrum Roles & Events in a Nutshell

Introduction Scrum is a Framework that enables iterative and incremental product development, enable to get things done at the right time, maximizing the value of what is delivered. Tasks are performed faster and with higher quality by self-organizing Teams. High levels of self-motivation are achieved and are the reason why Scrum allows teams to reach higher productivity faster. Customer requirements...

How to pick the best project management methodology for success

Choosing the right project management methodology is critical to your team’s ability to succeed, delivering the project on time and on budget. From Waterfall to Agile, or even Kanban, there are a large variety of project management methodologies and practices that can be utilized to maximize success. In this complete overview of project management methodologies, discover the steps needed to...

How to pick the best project management methodology for success

Introduction Project management can be defined as a method for developing structure in a complex project, where the independent variables of time, cost, resources, and human behaviour come together. Each project manager follows a methodology to accomplish difficult projects. As is generally said, ” Project management is like science”. Thus, project managers are like scientists, who try out different methods...

What is OKR?

Introduction The anacronym OKR stands for Objectives and Key Results, a popular goal management framework that helps organizations implement the strategy. The benefits of the framework include developed focus, increased transparency, and better alignment. OKR achieves this by organizing employees and the work they do around achieving general objectives. An OKR consists of an Objective, which defines a goal to...

It’s not about the way you lead, it’s about how you lead!

How would you describe a strong leader? In a study, assertiveness, adaptability, intelligence, and conscientiousness were referred to as the most vital qualities of a leader. “Research clearly describes that transformational leaders — leaders who are positive, motivating, and who empower and develop followers—are better leaders,” explains psychologist and leadership master Ronald E. Riggio. “So, what would you be able...